The Buddy Holly Story Movie Poster

The Buddy Holly Story

A chronicle of the rise and brief career of rock 'n' roll star Buddy Holly (Gary Busey), who aspires to play music the way he wants it to sound....

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1979)
Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Actor in a Leading Role
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